Engelsk ordbog



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Engelsk navneord: sex

1. sex (om handling) activities associated with sexual intercourse


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey had sex in the back seat.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)sex activity, sexual activity, sexual practice


Mindre specifikke termeractivity, bodily function, bodily process, body process


Mere specifikke termerarousal, autoeroticism, autoerotism, bestiality, bisexuality, bondage, breeding, carnal abuse, carnal knowledge, coition, coitus, conception, congress, conjugation, copulation, coupling, facts of life, foreplay, gayness, heterosexualism, heterosexuality, homoeroticism, homosexualism, homosexuality, intercourse, lechery, love, love life, lovemaking, making love, mating, outercourse, pairing, perversion, pleasure, procreation, promiscuity, promiscuousness, queerness, relation, reproduction, safe sex, sex act, sexual congress, sexual intercourse, sexual love, sexual perversion, sexual relation, sexual union, sleeping around, stimulation, straightness, union, zooerastia, zooerasty


Kendetegnerheterosexual, homosexual

2. sex (om gruppe) either of the two categories (male or female) into which most organisms are divided


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe war between the sexes.


Mindre specifikke termercategory, class, family

3. sex (om fornemmelse) all of the feelings resulting from the urge to gratify sexual impulses


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe wanted a better sex life.
The film contained no sex or violence.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)sexual urge


Mindre specifikke termerfeeling

4. sex (om egenskab) the properties that distinguish organisms on the basis of their reproductive roles


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe didn't want to know the sex of the foetus.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)gender, sexuality


Mindre specifikke termerphysiological property


Mere specifikke termerandrogyny, bisexuality, femaleness, feminineness, hermaphroditism, maleness, masculinity


Kendetegnerandrogynous, asexual, female, male, nonsexual, sexual


Engelsk udsagnsord: sex

1. sex (om følelse) stimulate sexually


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThis movie usually arouses the male audience.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)arouse, excite, turn on, wind up


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody


Mindre specifikke termerexcite, shake, shake up, stimulate, stir


Mere specifikke termertempt

2. sex (om erkendelse) tell the sex (of young chickens)


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerdifferentiate, distinguish, secern, secernate, separate, severalise, severalize, tell, tell apart









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